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2013-10-14 23:04:57

Product and Innovation Are Top Areas of Focus for the Internet’s Dictionary Oakland, CA (PRWEB) October 14, 2013 Dictionary.com (http://www.Dictionary.com), the leader in online word discovery resources, welcomes Michele Turner as its new CEO. Turner brings significant product, marketing and business experience to the company, which she will leverage to strengthen Dictionary.com’s longstanding reputation as the world’s most innovative, flexible, digital dictionary. Previously, as...


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Cthulhu
  • A gigantic fictional humanoid alien god being described with a head resembling an octopus and dragon wings and claws, around whom an insane cult developed.
  • Pertaining to the mythos of Cthulhu and additional otherworldly beings created by H. P. Lovecraft or inspired by his writings and imitators.
This word was invented in 1926 by H.P. Lovecraft for his short story, 'The Call of Cthulhu.' 'Cthulhu' may be based on the word 'chthonic,' which in Greek mythology refers to the underworld.
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